a cor:, .
EST? OF '.
THE TIMES COVERS' DUW.UJ LIKE A ROOF, .
I L HUSHED EVERY THURSDAY !
March 21, 19S5
a Kenansvllle basketball team
a County' 1935 tourney
t piohs, coached by Amos' Brin
.1, walked away from Wilming
t 1 last Saturday night with the
1 u.veted honors-ln the Wilmlngton
f tar News tourney. '
Seizing the lead in the first two
i .imites of play and building it to
a point where It was never threat-
tiled, a fast, well' .drilled
vine high five defeated the favored
1 -iaoetntown team 23 to 10, aai- M much time and work keeping
iixinv nip-hf in th final of th'j.L . 1- ... -2 "
j a r .
first annual Wilmington Star-News
-Y M.- C. A. Invitational basket-).
ball tournament to walk away
with a handsome "leg" trophy and:
other honors of the highly success
ful three-day event ' " ' -.The
following Is an excerpt from
: a' write-up appearing In the Star
News' of last Sunday, ; )
The final game was an excellent
example of a team reaching its
greatest height at the moat oppor-
tune time while Elizabeth town ap-
pcared stale, wild under the dart- .
ing KenansviUe forwards time and
again. The Duplin county lads, ac -
customed to playing under pres-'.
sure, ' made the most : of - their
peered Jinxed at the cage time and
. time again. A bit of overconfidence
based on easy wins in the earlier ,
games, played a part In keeping
the Bladen i boys from reaching
their true form. '. . . . 1 - ' 1
1 Kenansvllle ' entered the' finals'
UFltll..vt'tjWka AIM T mnrr 4 1-onl.j f
All of the contests were . close,
Elizabethtown won the right to bat
tie for the title by beating Leland
37 to 20, Tar Heel, 47 to 16, and
Jacksonville 27 to 14.
R. B. Page. .' publisher
"1 "''f1"r - t
composed of - Maurice y Brlnson,
mson, Durwodd Mur-
w. Wiiuamioft anH
Murphy Dobson. Coach ; Brlnson H rvlver by his widow who
was also given a miniature bask-. 'ormeriy Mia Ula Kennedy
etball.- . k u 'iv.'pK'.01 - Beulavllle-'-anhrteo childreiv
The ioefti quintet pleX'tnre .Udd'' "-aatd. Kehnethr one
men on the old-tournament first 1.''
team. They " were Williams, for-; H1U" ; . ,' ; . ,
ward, ; Sitterson .. and Brlnson t'? P. ". 'i
guards; Murray placed all-tourna-
ment second tejam.i.j':','J;lj,
; ON PERSONAL'
average valuation for listing per'
' sonal property In. Duplin County
'for this -'year.: . 'ilfh-yf.Ki ':fC:'i:.
The valuation are as follows: .
No. 1 mules $250.00; No. 2 mules
$150.00; No. 3 mules $50.00; NO. 1
horses $200.00! No. 2 horses $128.-
00; No. 3 horses $50.00;: Pet pon-j
ies $20.00; No. 1 milk cows $75,00;
No. 2 milk- cows, $40.00; No. 3
milk cows $20.00; Beef cattle. 4c
per lb.; Live hogs 4c per lb. ( Meat
and Lard average 10c per lb.; Corn
; 60c per bushel ;-; Soy ' beans $1.00
per bushel; ; Field , peas $1.00 per
bushel ; ' Cotton 10c per ' lb. ; Goats
60c each; Sheep $1.00 each; Bees
$1.00 per hive; Hay $1.00: per 100
lbs.;' FDdder $1.00 per 100 lbs,;
Lumber on hand $10.00 per thous
and feet ' - ' ! ,
--o - i. 'j i
"' Retail' food prices rose 34.2 per
: cent in two- years to Feb. .15. :
. SOLVES crx?
. : UYSTBY-
' The reason some crops are weak and.
poor when on the other side of the
fence they are thick and luxuriant has
been solved to the satisfaction of Police
R W Walker of Barn-
wall s l, tie sayi aooa cruu.
' always grown when American nifate
nf ioda is used, because of its high
nitrogen content and purity. ,
According to Police Commissioner
Walker, farmers who use American
nitrate of , soda are helping themselves
by following Dr. Charles H. Herty s
recent advice of "Southern fertilizers
lor the Southern farmer." , i
For these reasons use and recora-m-'"l
N ' ' '
ARCADIAN, TIIS AMERICAN
NITPvATZ C? SODA
part and r
I - ed Adv. . "
Farmers "of Duplin County are
I ever worklne to - imnmvA thnlr
' farmg and twem conditions. A for,
ward Btep m modern agriculture in
our county Is the use of tile for
Kenans-'drainage purposes. Tile not only
makes far better drainage but sav-
uiKuvB upcu, tutua Haiiwi cum ana
' gave, much wasted land.
This week three car loads' of
drainage tile arrived in Kenana-
Viiie to be used on-county farms.
I mis uie is oeing unioaa ea and
nunea true week. The tile aa pur
chased cooperatively by several far
mere in the county, namely: J. W.
Home, Fountain's Store; H. T.
Horne,' Fountain's Store; L. H.
raay, wan urove; t. a. wernigan,
Summerlln'a Cross Roads; IS. W.
Simmons and W. T. Mewborn of
OuUawa Bridge; M. F. Frederick,
PoUock County CommisBioner Fred
l Bna " vumy urm.
. Farmers who; are interested In
the fields of these men at anv
time they wish during the year aa," A -X!!ZZTV?Ti "S?
u umng uie are very
enU,uMUc ovep "
" 0-7 ('
Funeral SprvlrPS" V 4 .
p.. t T;i T
fOr K JarVIS Lanier,
, , I
Funeral services were conducted atreaay been introduced In Con
for R. Jarvis Lanier at lUs late rw and Is being favored by a
home in. Beulaville Tuesday
ing. Service were w charge of the
s The deceased paasril way Tues-
mominr foHci, oroiod '
TDB oflceun mm inv inn i
ble waa the immediate cause of his
Interment was made In WjCeaUUnited States man or waa aw
hedy cenwtory In BeulaviUe-
f amtUes- worriea. FERA
PROPERTY FOB 1935 .
Tide Water Employees
Meet In Warsaw
The Tide Water Power Company
Warsaw, unit, held a -meeting of
all employees In the office in War-
I saw last; Friday afternoon with F,
' ZI" .Mnt ihVm
'n f m
pany Pre5enl- t
The Tide Water la putting on a
drive this spring to sell General
Electric Refrigerators. Addressing
the gathering In addition to Mr.
Matthes were L. : C. Driscoil of
Charlotte. General Electric distrl-
i - -
Ihutnrs. Ben Allen Of AUanta. Ua..
jdlstrict manager of appliances for
General Electric, Mr. Murray, cam
paign manager for the Tide Water.
The meeting was very Interest
ing. Much valuable ; Information
waa given! to the employees by the
speakers. jMr. JHatthea stated that
th. -.im,tiA -ftaiirt 4'
he territory; so inat anotlw
reduclonwlll be -possible. - - j
' xi wrr Jh .tar. i.
r"""? " uw uwfiw,. Propw ior the meeting
Uic tae, which he ys now manu- m TOO I
factures refrigerators to suit every weeit::Ov v;
home and every pocket book. , I
was- Ben Allen, who Incidentally,
has written quite a bit of poetry
i for the Saturday Evening Post.
Mr. Allen gave a splendid talk on
salesmanship. One thing of partlc-
uuu1 mwivoi. mo &h.i. .wm u
every ugui viu ui uie uiuwu Quiz
per cent It would only
es was cut 50
save each user
erage of 5 cents per day, or. the
price of Coca-Cola.
a inn interesting was the revela-
i tlon of the fact that" there la an"'
average saving or z per eeni on
all groceries purchased On Satur-
dava. Mr. Allen ' aald Of money'orav for him "nrav for Governor
Mtutov hnnn't anv value excent
as vou can interpret It In terms of
- Justice Holmea left to govern-
ment half of his fortune.
EARL HARDISON WILL WALK IN HEALTH AGAIN
Karl Hardiaon. 21 var old Chin-
quapln man, again may face Mfe,ter the -Issue , went out Outlaws
with an optimistic view. After hav-j Bridge Community was the first to
1 1 . 1 . 1 MI ' .. .t .1. naaMli AAiiln.
ing been crippled since he was five
years old and ' for the past few
years practically helpless, Mr. Har
diaon wll be able to get around
like any normal person hi a short
time now, ' . ,
Two weeks ago the TIMES ran
an account of Mr. Hardiaon stat
ing that he had been carried to
Duke Hospital and doctors there
had straightened his body to norm
alcy, practically. When he was car
ried to Duke Iris . head literally
touched his toes. Doctors . there
stated that it would be necessary
V'"' " 7.h n.Tttl.Z
bracea and shoes made If he were
for . Mr. Hardiaon to have special
to remain In the straightened con
dition. ( , v .':',
' The TIMES sent forth an appeal
to its 'readers to contribute and
help raise the necessary $ 35.15 to
Closing Date Fcjr Making Base
W eed Contract Is April 1 st.
;'-'- - r v--..-r-.
C, a State Manager for the Town
send Old Age' Pension Flan will
explain- this PENSION BILL to
the people of ' Duplin County in
"ri ous at Kenansvllle, n.
C:. on Saturda, March SSrd., 1935
at 1:00 o'clock P. M. This Bill has
wge number of congressman,
About 35,000,000 voters have at
reuiy ugnea ana aeni in petitions
a , - .
hut- mnrt. tit iluu n A .,.1
voters are invited to sign lanittonftTTCTIl
The BlU provides that the Govern-
nwui pay o ., au ciuzens of the
of age, $200. per month
the rest of their Uvea upon two
conditions, viz: Job if any given up
to the yottng runemployedr and to
spend the eatrre amount of the
Penatoweverjr 80 days. This may
sound too good to- be true,- but do
not make up your mind, until "you
have heard . the Bill explained. I
would nice for. all citizens, men and
women,, to the County to become
lamuiar with this Pension and Bu-
smesa ttecovery Plan, j,,
Should anything happen to pre-
me mentioned Mn thiT notice I
wiu wire your Kditor. . .. , t .
, , ' W. R FISHER, -State
14 Year Old Girl .J
Desirous Of Home
i .The County Welfare Department
hM to young girl whom
.they wouldljike ti place In a good
home The girl will be fourteen on
her next birthday, August ls. She
1 a blond, with pretty curly heir.
light compIexUon, blue eyes and In
the pink of condition; She la very
" wui oe a great neip in
. it . i , . . . .
-- yrvaeni. sue im unqr u. un
county home. Any one Interested
are asked to communicate
Mrs.. Harvey Boney. u
Baptists To Gather
At Sharon April 9th
The social called meeting of the
Ea,,te'r,l P4 Am
" eW sharon Baptist Church
,CWiPW " Tuesday April
fMnne announcement by
Asks Foil tiqiibirS Goes o DeatK WitK Devil
. Sidney Etherldge, convicted of ; Etherldge was a native of Cho- Upchurch, News and Observer re
am Onslow County slaying went to wan Countv but in recent years Dorter who visited' him, "I can
his death In the electric chair In
the Raleigh State Prison last
day. carrying with him the Jinx of
the black cat that had followed
I him through his. sojourn ; of . 45
v. f nf mrhaHdn. nt t
hi. ...rin. Ts.- w m
the devil for 24 years. I don't deal
with religion. Religion don't hold
here. ije told a minister not to
m.-t,. r.mmioim.- nm
ju4UMicfiui au vvuiiuhmivuvi vjati
Thev am the one. that need 1L "1
lean throw my hat Into the air and
it will fly away like a buzzard,"
boasted the doomed man to C. A.
buv the shoes and bracea. Soon -afi
respond with nearly five dollars. I
Then last week the TIMES sent a $1.00, .W. B. Parker, 1.00; Mrs. H.
second appeal and another couple. Beems 10c, Mrs. M. B. Hinea 10c,
of dollars came in Immediately. ' Mrs. H. Steward 15c, M. H. Cana
This week immediately before go- :dy 25c, Miss Velma Murphy 25c,
tag' to Press contributions Just Miss Mary Alice Blackmore 25c,
rolled in until we qot only had the Mr.: P. O. Lee, 25c, Miss Marie
necessary amount jbut a good bit Dobson 15c, C. J. Marshburn 25c;
over. The extra money will be used ! Presbyterian Sunday School, col
to help Another worthy case In lection,'. Beulaville M-86; D. D.
need. , . I Sandlln,: Beulaville $1.00; E. A.
Donations to the case were as Lumsden, Kinston 50c; Mark Smith
follows r i - - jl5ci Gertie Everton 25a, B. J. Norr
J ... n.i1ona : ttrllln nimmnnKn rti Obi IWall Wlllifnnl Rn hhf.
.t...b .llnnHnll 'CO UK 11 T 1 !
Maxwell, $1.00; MJbs Annie Max-
well, $1.00; Mr. and Mrs.. M. L.
$1.60&lrs: C. D. The
mas, Kenansvlllei ll.OO; Chinqua -
pin;. Mrs. C.
. iu u ut a a ,
D. Blanchard, $U
Joseph'' Wll- !
liams, 50c; Rev.
C. Smith, Sue;.
Take Place Allotments '
MarlA 'lW Ypar i
Adjustments W h ere
The forma for making applica-
m, . . bt.i p., nnntpnnt
" ". r ' . . .
whinh n.ni Mfkiflp tha a lArmoTUa .
or 194 and who grew
make appllcatjon , shouVI do so
through) the cpunivnt' grace
or through' thecommlttee at once,
stated County Agent McLendon to
day. Tobacco growers who have an
equitable base . acreage on - their
own farm for the years 1931, 1932
and 1933 would not be eligible for
a Special Base Contract Farmers
who have not grown tobacco prior
to 1929 would not be eligible for a
Special Base Contract. A 'farmer
who has a tobacco reduction con
tract on one farm and owns or
operates one or more , farms, not
under1 a regular tobacco contract
would; not be eligible for one of
the new base contracts.' A farmer
that was under a regular reduction'
contract In 1934 and has sold 8
part of his farm with the under
standing that his farm was to
get no tobacco rights to the con
tract would not be eligible for a
Special Base Contract
All applications must be in the
County Agent's Office by April 1,
1935 so that they can be investlgat
ed.by the committee with view to
an early approval. :f;;
X Regular contract Signers whose
acreage or poundage is abnormally-low
due to conditions beyond
4k. . .1 . n.f11
UIO JAJWCI Vt. U1V JHWIKCl, .Willi
have an opportunity to make ap-j
ward,, provided they .agree not to
Mnf.i nr .rf,,.tm.i nIv.
ment (o"j 1B35 -j appUe, oniy to
Uie contracting signers who have
signed a' regular tobacco reduc
tion contract. Ji , . :
The closing date for filing appli
cations for an upward revision will
be April 15, 1935. Please get in
your applications and give the cor-
ect information aa soon as possi-'
We, This wiU mean that you will)
what you can do at a much
earlier date if you give In your ln-
formaUon with reference to the a-l
molmt of toblcCO vou have pro-1
:duced to a conservative and ac-,
has resided In Portsmouth. Va.
, w.on Wnne,vrnt the? Bute
- W" ??!S
occupied Death Row
none was , comparaoie o oioney
1 Etherldge. ( There was no mlstak-
mT nta mc6 Warden waa
tuuiluc"'' rT"6" " ""J
taklnK Insanity. Prisoners on Death
. w. usuwiy giveu wijr-
MV M W-MW O
thing they asK for jusr. prior to
r - . , f.
King to the electric chair. The
day before Etherldge died he was
j aske1 whath wanted and 'he..re-
piled a pint of liqour. Me oio noi.eviaence' out wm uoi oiicuu-obi,-iget
it' ' t t J an, himself , he believed would walk
J. F. Futrell. 25c:.' Joe Wood. 25c:
Gib JBatchelor, Weavers Bridge,
$1.00; raised in the relief office at
VflnanBirlllm Uho llAnim If lM1Atnn
Kenansvllle; Mrs. Henry Middleton
1 - 4, Wtllt . U. T Ilk . I
10c, L. J. Albertson 25c, Daisy
NorrU $1.42, Wesley Williams 50c,
lizzie Brown 15c, Joe F. Edwards
25c, James C. Brown 25c. Edmond!
QtMnun oKn nr a -i.,., or. r o t
f14"111 A4Jvt MJvruuiy uuiicrw, ui
MORE ON BACK PAGE
All 1934 and 1935 Contract Sign
ers will have to meet the Coramu-
jnlty Committeemen in their res
pective townships for the purpose
' of signing forms in connection with
the contract for 1935, according to
announcement by Agent McLen
don this week. These forms can
only be signed at the places and
during the time designated below
they cannot be signed In the
Agent's office at Kenansvllle, ex
cept those In Kenansvllle town
ship. ' All persons who grew cotton in
tract for the year 1935. Those per
sons growing .leas, .than five acres
of oottog ia-iaaag 934 can -tent
aa many whole acres as they may
wish; they may also plant fractions
of acres where this appears in their
The amount of Tax-Exemption
Certificates to be issued with
which to gin cotton in 1935 will
not exceed 65 per cent of the base
acreage .therefore all persons elig
ible to produce cotton in 1935 that
sign a contract will receive Rental
and Benefit Payments.
The place, date and committee
men are listed below, all meetings
are to be held during this month.
Albertson, Holts Store, March
20-21-22, John F. Southerland.
Smith. Freelv Smith's March 23-
25-26, John F. Southerland.
Smith, Freely Smith's Store,
March 23-25-26, John F. Souther
Limestone, Sandlin's Store, Mar.
20-21, J. B. Thigpen.
Cypress Creek, Lanier .School,
March 23-25, J. B. Thigpen.
Island Creek, Z. T. Carter's
Store, March 20, W. D. Campbell.
Island Creek, Charity March 21,
W. D. Campbell.
Island Creek, Wallace, March 22,
W. D. Campbell.
Rockfish, Snyder Carr's Store,
March, 20-2122, L. B. Powell.
Rose Hill, Rose Hill, March 20-21-22,
W. G. Fussell.
Magnolia, Magnolia, March 20-21-22,
Warsaw, Warsaw, March 20-21-22,
D. H. Carlton.
Faison, Town Hall (Fal.) Mar.
20-21-22, M. C Lewis and J. W.
Falson,Calypso, March 23-25, J.
Wolfsorape, Cobb's School, Mar.
20-21-22, John King.
Wolfscrape,i Sumnerlin's Cross
Rads. March 23. John King.
Glisson, Scot's Store, March 20-
21-22, Fred Outlaw.
KenansvUle, . Agent's
I March 20-21-22.
I throw a blanket over the sun and
'ht out the llght-rve done that
Ifour orlve Umes today Just to
show the boys in here.
' Etherldge claimed that chewing
the bones of a boiled black cat en
dowed him with the power of the
He waa convicted of the axe-
Slaytng of Mrs. Mamie Moore, 71,
ipUtyillQ l Wl. ,
ired recluse of Onslow , county,
- - . .i...
but went to his death maintaining
hta uuioncence. He said he thought
be waa going to hia death on alim
School Bus Crashed Into "7-1
Blind Crossing By Speeding
Driver, No Brakes Said Calico
o ". .
frhinnimnin Lodsre of the Junior
Order was organized by O. J. Nye
past councilor and organizer with
... . .
the following list oT charter mem
bers and officers:
I Major G. Hurlburt," Richard
W. H. Register, Herman
Foy, A. E. Williams, Roscoe
Pierce, R. M. Evans, Albert San
.?t-.1JJ ,x ' "J"
w""' IT """n "!
v. t t-. r, -i
Major G. Bostic, L. C. Bradshaw,
Jas. F. Futurell, Marvin B. Wall,
Rev. W. C. Smith, Jerry S. Pad
gett, Murray Wood, G. E. Pickett,
W. J. Parker, Clifton Cavenaugh,
S. L. Lanier, Robt. E. Cavenaugh,
f U !nmn. Tf D Dln.l. 1 T
ieph Harrell, Roy Futurell and
The officers elected and install-
i ed are Junior Past Councilor T. O.
J Parker, Councilor G. E. Pickett,
jVice Councilor O. H. James; Re
I cording Secretary, U. P. Blanch
ard; Asst. Recording Secretary,
'Chas. Sewell; Financial Secretary,
Carpan Cavenaugh; Treasurer, J.
i: r-ucurei; uonauctor, Kobert
Evans;- Chaplian, Rev. W. C.
Smith; Warden, James Ward;
Sentinals, Elbert Cavenaugh and
Albert Sanderson. Trustees are O.
H. James, Ellis Williams, Roscoe
Pierce; Representative to Grand
State Council, O. H. James; Alter
nate, T. O. Parker.
The Lodge meets every Thurs
day night in the school building.
The crack degree team from Wal
lace Council will confer the de
grees and put on the floor work
the latter part of April.
To Rotary Club
The Kenansvllle-Warsaw Rotary
(Jlub held its regular weekly meet-
ing Tuesday night in the local
school cafeteria. Faison McGowan. I
County Auditor spoke to the
group on county government. His
talk was very Instructive and was
enjoyed by all.
Relief costs nation $58 a second,
with rolls increasing.
NEGRO KILLED BY TRAIN IN
TEACHY WHILE ASLEEP ON TRACKS
. manic tt ciis, uuiuiru, uuuul n
years old. was killed instantly last
Dn-nnn Hf.. 1 1 1 ,1 ........ Hfl
Thursday morning in Teachey )
when he went to sleep on the rail I
road track and was hit by a south j
bound freight about eleven o'clock.
A .coronor's Jury returned a ver
dict that Wells was killed by the
train while sleeping on the tracks.
Wells had been fishing with a
party of white and colored peo
ple. They left home in the morning
soon after mid night and were re
turning to their homes from the
trip. He carried a string of fish
wer his ahnulilor Wolla tiro a l
and it is believed that he sat down
on the cross tires, mnvha tn tv.at I
a minute, and dropped asleep. The!
train did not run over his body,
but apparently knocked him over, I
hitting his head on a corner of a I
cross tie, knocking a hole In it and
breaking one arm and leg. Appa-,
rcmiy uie ixegro was silling on i
the outside of the rails as his fish
were found between the tracks i
Mth the string that was holding j
them cut into on one of the rails,
(JCC To Accept 156
County Welfare Officer, Mrs.
Harvey Boney, this week received
a letter from the Veteran Admin
istration in Charlotte advising that
156 white veterans will probably
be accepted for CCC work between
the period of April 1st and April
15th. Mrs. Boney is anxious to re
ceive as many applications aa pos
sible immediately. The CCC pays
veterans $37.00 per month, board
room and all expenses.
ALBERTSON TAX LISTER
Mrs. Magnus Outlaw of the Out
laws Bridge community was ap
pointed tax lister, for Albertson
township last Monday by the
Board of Commissioners. ;
. ;v: A .-.j .i;, 'm'.'V.A!'. '
Harvey Boney, Jr and ' Guy ,
Teachey, both of Rose Hill, made
the honor roll at the University of
North- Carolina last term. Their I
friends are proud of them.
An accident occurred in War
saw Monday afternoon that might
have resulted in one of Duplin
County's moat - tragic accidents.
oome wouia oeiieve TJiai iate yuty
'ed a hand in the affair.
Tf nroa riffr A .nVtvil : lima ' A
school bus driven by George Henry
Best had delivered its first toad of
children and was returning to the
Warsaw high school for its second ,
load. The bus was headed, towards
the school from highway, forty
from the direction of Kenansvllle.
About half way between the high'
way and the school at the road In-
tersection at Swinson's filling Sta
tion a Dodge sedan driven- by a
man named Price crashed Into the.
bus, knocking it about ten feet
and turning it completely over.
The bus rested on the side hit by '
The driver was said to have been
going at a rapid speed and ap
proached the' crossing with no
brakes on his car. The Impact waa
80 heavy that the front of his au-
tomoblle was completely demolish-
ed and the body of the truck waa
torn into smltherings. It waa said.
If the bus had been loaded with
children it would probably have
cost several lives.
The intersection is blind and is
dangerous for an automobile to
approach at a slow rate of speed.
A hearing will be held shortly to
determine who was to blame for
Edit Note: If the bus driver
! was at fault he. should be sever
ely punished, the Times believes
and if the driver of the automo
bile was approaching as danger
ous a crossing as that one la
knowingly without any brakes
no punishment is too good for he
is just as guilty as he would
have been If the bus had been
loaded with children and a score
of them killed. But for the grace
of God lives of many Duplin's
vounr children ara uvmL)
-Superintendent Bowman went to
Rftleitrh Tuewtav " Muf wnirt a
8econd hand bU8 to
8chool , arrangements could
made to nurchase a new on
j Deputies Dale and Powell captr
ured a slxty galIon stl about Jy
.en miles west of Magnolia last
Friday. With the still the officers
found seven barrels of masht No
one was caught.
.MrS. MarjOrie Murray
Buried Last Fridav
Miss Marjorie Murray, native or
this county and for many years
resident of near KenansviUe, died
in a Goldsboro hospital last Thurs
day night at 8:00 o'clock. The de
ceased was 75 years old.
Funeral services were Held Fri
day afternoon at the family bur
burying ground with Kev. O.
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Rev-. 5:. f0" Jf '
Miss Murray was the daughter
of the late Mr. and Mrs. John
Six years ago she moved to
Goldsboro to make her home with
her neice, Mrs. Dr. Turlington.
Pneumonia, and ArvainAlajt wan
the immediate cause of her death,
She is survived by a brother,
John Murray of Warsaw and a
sslter, Mrs. Dave King of Samp-
Has Wonder Hen
George Sumner of near Halls- - .
vtlle feels that he has something .
of record when It comes to
egg laying hens. When he went
to gather up the egga one day
last week he found that one of . s
his hens had laid a very large
egg, said to be the largest hen
egg ever seen by some of the
oldest people In the community.
He describee the egg aa being '
laid en March 10th. The egg ,
measures $ 1-1 inches long and -t
1-2 Inchea wide.. It measure
around the short way, 1 Inchea
and the long way nine Inches.
', The egg weighs oc. :;' f i
': George has no geese or turkeys i
and la sure that the egg waa laid ,
by a hen.
. Rockefeller fund crave iS.02A.T2S
I to education In year. ' v .v,
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